Bennington Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
11620 N 156 Th St
Bennington, NE 68007
Phone
(402) 238-2690
District
BENNINGTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
DOUGLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
490
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

9

(10 is best)

Better than 89.0% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Bennington Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 64
Proficiency in Reading 57 53
Proficiency in Math 90 75

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 66
Proficiency in Reading 83 56
Proficiency in Math 91 76

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 64
Proficiency in Reading 64 51
Proficiency in Math 90 76

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 58
Proficiency in Reading 67 47
Proficiency in Math 89 69

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.58
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.86
AVG FOR STATE 13.56
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 38 7.8%
Kindergarten 65 13.3%
Grade 1 68 13.9%
Grade 2 64 13.1%
Grade 3 68 13.9%
Grade 4 71 14.5%
Grade 5 55 11.2%
Grade 6 61 12.4%
Total 490 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.6% 92.6% 70.2%
Black 1.3% 1.9% 6.9%
Hispanic 3.6% 4.2% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 1.2% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.3% 9.4% 43.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.2% 6.7% 34.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 2.7% 8.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,491 1,920,076
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 236.1 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 10.1% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.1% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.4% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.3% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 9.9% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,120 748,405
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.6% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 49.0% 30.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.9% 8.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.6% 14.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 19.2% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.1% 19.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.3% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.3% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 4.6% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,864 $10,402,736 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $213 $377,862 2.0%
Staff $258 $457,692 2.5%
General Administration $240 $425,760 2.3%
School Administration $458 $812,492 4.4%
Operation $857 $1,520,318 8.2%
Transportation $175 $310,450 1.7%
Other $186 $329,964 1.8%
Total Support $2,386 $4,232,764 22.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,178 $3,863,772 20.9%
Total Expenditures $10,428 $18,499,272 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,291 $2,304,108,327 59.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $388 $122,590,686 3.2%
Staff $301 $95,104,282 2.5%
General Administration $305 $96,490,600 2.5%
School Administration $539 $170,476,485 4.4%
Operation $984 $310,986,021 8.1%
Transportation $359 $113,468,566 2.9%
Other $256 $80,929,947 2.1%
Total Support $3,133 $990,015,978 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,781 $562,746,637 14.6%
Total Expenditures $12,205 $3,856,865,760 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%